THESIS SUBMISSION FOR FINAL DEFENCE

Uploading of the PhD Thesis in the Unibo Repository to be performed by PhD candidates, who received a positive opinion from the external evaluators

 

For PhD candidates who dind’t opt for the extension (art. 236, comma 5, D.L. 19 May 2020, n. 34) enrolled to the 33rd cycle following the positive opinion of the external evaluators, PhD thesis must be uploaded in the Unibo repository by February 18th 2021 at 2 p.m. (local time).

For PhD candidates who opt for the extension (art. 236, comma 5, D.L. 19 May 2020, n. 34) enrolled to the 33rd cycle following the positive opinion of the external evaluators, PhD thesis must be uploaded in the Unibo repository by April 15th 2021 at 2 p.m. (local time).

The following steps must be followed:

  1. upload a single pdf file of the PhD thesis on AMS Tesi di dottorato. The cover-page template and the instructions for thesis’ upload are available at the following webpage 'Frontespizio, modalità di consegna della tesi di dottorato ed embargo. The pdf file to be uploaded:
  • can include the thesis’ abstract 
  • CANNOT include the report on the academic activities carried out during the doctoral path and the list of publications

2. Send to udottricerca@unibo.it using name.surname@unibo.it credentials, with Supervisor and Coordinator in Cc.:

  • Thesis cover-page;
  • Scanned copy of the ‘declaratoria’ (receipt of successful thesis’ upload on AMS Tesi di Dottorato) signed by both the PhD candidate and the Supervisor. If the Supervisor is not a University of Bologna professor, the signature of the Coordinator is requested too;
  • Forward by email the final version of PhD thesis to the members of the Examination Board, together with referees’ reviews (available on PhD Thesis Review) and the report on the academic activities carried out during the Phd and the list of publications. The thesis’ version you upload on 'AMS Tesi di Dottorato' has to be the same you send to the Admission Board and discuss during the final exam.
  • create the codice 'ORCID' (ORCID code) using the form available in the IRIS Catalogue webpage (even in absence of scientific production) and enter the information concerning the scientific production on the IRIS Catalogue.

Failing to upload the PhD thesis on AMS Tesi di dottorato will result in the exclusion from the PhD course.

Uploading of the PhD Thesis in the Unibo Repository - PhD candidates that receive a negative opinion from the external evaluators

By September 30th 2020 at 2 p.m (local time) PhD candidates, whose the final defence has been deferred must:

  • upload a the revised copy of the PhD thesis on AMS Tesi di dottorato, following the instructions provided for by at the following webpage 'Frontespizio, modalità di consegna della tesi di dottorato ed embargo. The pdf file uploaded on AMS Tesi di dottorato:
    • can include the thesis abstract 
    • cannot include the document reporting on the academic activities carried out during the doctoral path 
  • check and update (where relevant) the information concerning their own scientific production on the IRIS Catalogue;
  • Forward the PhD thesis to the members of the Examination Board, together with a copy of the opinion expressed by the external evaluators and a document reporting on the academic activities carried out during the doctoral path and the list of publications.

Failing to upload the PhD thesis on  AMS Tesi di dottorato, by By September 30th 2020 at 2 p.m (local time) will result in the exclusion from the PhD course.

The thesis forwarded to the members of the Examination board and defended during the final exam must be the same version uploaded on 'AMS Tesi di Dottorato'.

PhD candidates whose the final defence has been deferred will defend their thesis on the date established by the Academic Board. This must be a date between 15/10/2020 and 16/11/2020.